Sokcho
South Korea
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Sokcho, South Korea

December, the first month of the winter, in Sokcho, is also a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 6.9°C (44.4°F) and an average low of -1.2°C (29.8°F).

Temperature

In Sokcho, the average high-temperature drops, from a cool 12.8°C (55°F) in November, to a chilly 6.9°C (44.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Sokcho, is -1.2°C (29.8°F).

Humidity

December is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 49.5%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Sokcho is December when the rain falls for 4.8 days and typically collects 38.2mm (1.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature in Sokcho is 10.7°C (51.3°F).
Note: Swimming in 10.7°C (51.3°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Sokcho is December, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Sokcho, the average sunshine is 5.9h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in December in Sokcho?

In December, in Sokcho, South Korea, the average high-temperature is 6.9°C (44.4°F), and the average low-temperature is -1.2°C (29.8°F).

What is the least humid month in Sokcho?

The least humid month in Sokcho, South Korea, is December, with an average relative humidity of 49.5%.

What is the average humidity in December in Sokcho?

In Sokcho, South Korea, the average relative humidity in December is 49.5%.

How much does it rain in Sokcho in December?

In Sokcho, South Korea, in December, during 4.8 rainfall days, 38.2mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Sokcho?

December is the month with the least rainfall in Sokcho. Rain falls for 4.8 days and accumulates 38.2mm (1.5") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Sokcho?

In Sokcho, South Korea, the average seawater temperature in December is 10.7°C (51.3°F). Swimming in 10.7°C (51.3°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Sokcho?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Sokcho?

In December, the average length of the day in Sokcho, South Korea, is 9.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Sokcho have in December?

In December, the average sunshine in Sokcho, South Korea, is 5.9h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Sokcho?

Months with the lowest UV index in Sokcho, South Korea, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in December in Sokcho?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average high temperature in December: 6.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: -1.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-4.1°C).

Average humidity in December - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average humidity in December: 49.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (82.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (49.5%).

Average rainfall in December - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average rainfall in December: 38.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (293mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (38.2mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average rainfall days in December: 4.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (4.8 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average sea temperature in December: 10.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7.5°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average daylight in December: 9.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5.9h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 7.1h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

Average UV index in December - Sokcho, South Korea
  • Average UV index in December: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).